NYSE:GTS

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Triple-S Management Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides a portfolio of managed care and related products in the commercial, Medicare Advantage, and Medicaid markets.

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Fundamentals

Good value with adequate balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has Triple-S Management's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0.9%

GTS

4.9%

US Healthcare

3.4%

US Market


1 Year Return

-20.0%

GTS

-9.2%

US Healthcare

5.4%

US Market

Return vs Industry: GTS underperformed the US Healthcare industry which returned -9.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GTS underperformed the US Market which returned 5.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

GTSIndustryMarket
7 Day0.9%4.9%3.4%
30 Day-14.4%-0.4%-1.0%
90 Day-42.3%-5.3%-0.4%
1 Year-20.0%-20.0%-7.8%-9.2%7.7%5.4%
3 Year-32.8%-32.8%31.5%26.2%46.2%36.8%
5 Year-28.8%-28.8%62.7%53.0%65.6%47.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Triple-S Management's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Triple-S Management undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

9.01x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Undervalued: Insufficient data to calculate GTS's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Undervalued: Insufficient data to calculate GTS's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: GTS is good value based on its PE Ratio (9x) compared to the Healthcare industry average (20.2x).

PE vs Market: GTS is good value based on its PE Ratio (9x) compared to the US market (17.7x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

Low PEG Ratio: GTS is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.7x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: GTS is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the US Healthcare industry average (2.5x).


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Future Growth

How is Triple-S Management forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

12.9%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: GTS's forecast earnings growth (12.9% per year) is above the savings rate (2.7%).

Earnings vs Market: GTS's earnings (12.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.3% per year).

High Growth Earnings: GTS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: GTS's revenue (8.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: GTS's revenue (8.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

High Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if GTS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has Triple-S Management performed over the past 5 years?

-35.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GTS's earnings have declined by -35.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: GTS's earnings growth over the past year (229.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (-35.9% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: GTS earnings growth over the past year (229.9%) exceeded the Healthcare industry 5.3%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: GTS's Return on Equity (4%) is considered low.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: GTS's Return on Assets is below or equal to the Healthcare industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: GTS has significantly improved its Return on Capital Employed over the past 3 years.


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Financial Health

How is Triple-S Management's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GTS's short term assets ($775.8M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($1.5B)

Long Term Liabilities: GTS's short term assets (775.8M) exceeds its long term liabilities (439.7M)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GTS's debt to equity ratio (3%) is considered satisfactory

Reducing Debt: GTS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 10.3% to 3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: GTS's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: GTS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.3x coverage).


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: GTS has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: GTS's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 28.428850x debt).


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Dividend

What is Triple-S Management's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.5%markettop25%3.8%industryaverage1.6%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GTS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GTS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GTS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GTS's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of GTS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

What is the CEO of Triple-S Management's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

3.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Roberto García-Rodríguez (55yo)

3.8yrs

Tenure

US$3,249,141

Compensation

Mr. Roberto Garcia-Rodriguez, Esq., has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Triple-S Management Corporation since January 1, 2016. Mr. Garcia-Rodriguez served as the Chief Operating Officer o ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs. Market: Roberto's total compensation ($USD3.25M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.81M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Roberto's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Management Age and Tenure

3.8yrs

Average Tenure

55yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: GTS's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

6.5yrs

Average Tenure

66yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: GTS's board of directors are considered experienced (6.5 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

BuyUS$49,54021 Dec 18
Luis Clavell Rodríguez
EntityIndividual
Role
Chairman of the Board
Chairman of the Board & Chief medical officer
Shares3,234.26
Max PriceUS$15.32
BuyUS$28,15619 Dec 18
Roberto García-Rodríguez
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares1,900.4
Max PriceUS$15.40
BuyUS$46,60419 Dec 18
Roberto García-Rodríguez
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares3,021.93
Max PriceUS$15.42

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Arturo Carrión-Crespo (61yo)

    President of Triple-S Vida Inc

    • Tenure: 21.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$941.72k
  • Juan Román-Jiménez (54yo)

    Executive VP & CFO

    • Tenure: 3.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$1.49m
  • Roberto García-Rodríguez (55yo)

    President

    • Tenure: 3.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$3.25m
  • Luis Clavell Rodríguez (68yo)

    Chairman of the Board & Chief medical officer

    • Tenure: 11.4yrs
    • Compensation: US$319.99k
  • Garrett Edson

    Investor Relations Contact

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Francisco Martorell-Basanta (56yo)

    Vice President of Corporate Development

    • Tenure: 11.5yrs
  • Carlos Rodriguez Ramos (40yo)

    Chief Legal Counsel & Secretary

    • Tenure: 3.8yrs
  • Madeline Hernández-Urquiza (55yo)

    Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs
    • Compensation: US$1.65m
  • Jose Novoa-Loyola (54yo)

    Chief Medical Officer

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$990.88k
  • Ivelisse Fernández-Cruz (48yo)

    Chief Marketing & Communications Officer

    • Tenure: 1.8yrs

Board Members

  • Jorge Fuentes-Benejam (70yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 11.5yrs
    • Compensation: US$193.33k
  • Gail Marcus (62yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$190.00k
  • David Chafey (65yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 6.5yrs
    • Compensation: US$201.33k
  • Manuel Figueroa-Collazo (64yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 15.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$202.33k
  • Joe Frick (66yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 6.5yrs
    • Compensation: US$202.00k
  • Roberto García-Rodríguez (55yo)

    President

    • Tenure: 3.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$3.25m
  • Luis Clavell Rodríguez (68yo)

    Chairman of the Board & Chief medical officer

    • Tenure: 11.4yrs
    • Compensation: US$319.99k
  • Cari Dominguez (67yo)

    Vice Chairman & Lead Independent Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: US$205.33k
  • Roberto María-Ros (67yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$202.00k

Company Information

Triple-S Management Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Triple-S Management Corporation
  • Ticker: GTS
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1959
  • Industry: Managed Health Care
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Market Cap: US$336.969m
  • Shares outstanding: 24.07m
  • Website: https://management.grupotriples.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Triple-S Management Corporation
  • 1441 F.D. Roosevelt Avenue
  • San Juan
  • Puerto Rico
  • 936
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
GTSNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesClass B Common StockUSUSDDec 2007
4T3ADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesClass B Common StockDEEURDec 2007

Biography

Triple-S Management Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides a portfolio of managed care and related products in the commercial, Medicare Advantage, and Medicaid markets. It operates through three s ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/16 00:09
End of Day Share Price2019/10/15 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.